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Soft Touch DKW
Shelridge Yarns
DK (11 wpi) ?
265 yards (242 meters)
100 grams (3.53 ounces)
22.0 to 24.0 sts = 4 inches
US 6 - 4.0 mm
100% Wool - Merino
plied
yes
  • Care:
  • Superwash

This is the enduring favourite among Shelridge Yarns. Fine, superwash Merino wool is spun into a smooth, strong, soft, versatile yarn. We dye it by hand in more than 50 near-solid shades, the same palette we use for our fingering-weight yarn, Ultra.

DKW Knitting Yarn Specifications

  • 100 g Skeins – Approximately 250 yds per skein
  • 4-Ply Yarn
  • 100% Merino Wool
  • Superwash fibre - we recommend gentle machine wash in cold water; lay flat to dry
  • Stocking Stitch Gauge - 23-24 stitches = 10 cm/4 inches using 4mm/US6 needles

Recommended Uses

  • Ideal for cardigans, sweaters and vests, hats, mitts, scarves
  • Excellent stitch definition in detailed multi-colour and cable knitting projects

popular colorways

Aubergine

12 stashed

7 projects

Azure

19 stashed

8 projects

Black

26 stashed

17 projects

Brown

21 stashed

3 projects

Cardinal

7 stashed

16 projects

Caribbean Waters

23 stashed

11 projects

Clover Flower

21 stashed

9 projects

Cornflower

13 stashed

12 projects

Ecru

19 stashed

19 projects

Evergreen

22 stashed

12 projects

Green Apple

15 stashed

6 projects

Ice Blue

12 stashed

12 projects

Iris

24 stashed

18 projects

Lilac

17 stashed

9 projects

Linen

14 stashed

8 projects

Mint

14 stashed

12 projects

Moss

10 stashed

10 projects

Natural White

28 stashed

14 projects

Navy

25 stashed

16 projects

Peacock

31 stashed

16 projects

Plum

17 stashed

15 projects

Pumpkin

13 stashed

12 projects

Pussywillow

22 stashed

28 projects

Raspberry

31 stashed

35 projects

Robin S Egg

19 stashed

12 projects

Rust

15 stashed

8 projects

Sage

13 stashed

11 projects

Spring Green

15 stashed

11 projects

Storm

9 stashed

11 projects

Straw

10 stashed

9 projects

Thistleflower

10 stashed

9 projects

Forest

8 stashed

12 projects